5 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
5 / 5 Stars
#3 in High Yield Bond
U.S. News evaluated 168 High Yield Bond Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned 16.45 percent over the past year, 10.38 percent over the past three years, 18.34 percent over the past five years, and 10.66 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||13.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||10.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||18.3%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||10.7%|
The investment seeks high total investment return through a combination of current income and capital appreciation. The fund will invest primarily in below investment-grade fixed-income securities and other securities that are expected to produce a relatively high level of income (including income-producing preferred stocks and common stocks). Its fixed-income securities investments may include unrated securities. The fund may invest in fixed-income securities of any maturity. It may invest any portion of its assets in Canadian securities and up to 50% of its assets in other foreign securities, including emerging market securities.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Loomis Sayles Institutional High Income Fund has an expense ratio of 0.68 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.